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Extreme weather warning: bush fires rage in NSW and Victoria

19 March 2018 - 03:06PM

Bush fires tore through towns in New South Wales and Victoria over this past weekend, and fire services are warning residents to remain clear and avoid affected areas until the fires are contained.  

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Extreme weather warning: Tropical Cyclone Marcus heading for Darwin

16 March 2018 - 02:18PM

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a warning to residents in the Northern Territory as Tropical Cyclone Marcus continues to approach the northwest Top End coast.

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Gallagher enhances renewables capability

16 March 2018 - 01:20PM

Deborah Allan joins Gallagher’s national Energy practice from Marsh, bringing more than 20 years’ specialist experience in the energy and renewables space. Deborah talks more about what attracted her to join the Gallagher team and what the future holds for clients.

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Where does liability lie in the event of ‘lone wolf’ attacks?

15 March 2018 - 12:59PM

The growing frequency of 'lone wolf' attacks, both in Australia and overseas, is placing the onus on entertainment venues, shopping centres and other public spaces to effectively mitigate their risk of such acts of violence.

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Cladding alert: immediate changes to fire safety regulations 12 March 2018

14 March 2018 - 11:45AM

Changes to the National Construction Code (NCC) aimed at improving fire safety in high-rise buildings come into effect from 12 March 2018. For companies involved in high-rise residential building projects, understanding and complying with these requirements is critical to avoid being in breach of conditions.

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Is the insurance industry meeting the needs of the start-up fintech sector?

13 March 2018 - 12:05PM

In this short video interview, Kirsty Kennell-Webb from Gallagher’s Professional Risks & Financial Lines team, explains how the insurance industry needs to adapt its products and processes to more effectively meet the needs of the start-up fintech sector.

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Extreme weather: North Queensland flooding ‘catastrophic’

12 March 2018 - 03:57PM

Torrential rain, floods and storms in North Queensland have caused the Insurance Council of Australia to declare a catastrophe in the area.

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The insurance implications of non-compliant cladding on the construction industry

12 March 2018 - 12:19PM

The issue of non-compliant cladding continues to cast a shadow over the construction industry globally - and could have professional indemnity insurance implications for construction companies, architects and other related professionals.

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Celebrating International Women's Day

08 March 2018 - 01:59PM

International Women’s Day gives us a moment to pause and take stock of the progress being made by individuals, organisations and communities around the world.

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Gallagher's Vivienne Toll appointed as Director of insurance industry body

27 February 2018 - 03:24PM

Vivienne Toll, Gallagher's Head of Workplace Risk, has been appointed as a Director of the National Insurance Brokers Association (NIBA) - the peak body for insurance broking in Australia.

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